Music and Dance

Summer 2019 Music and Dance Camps

Groove & Percussion

Ages: 5-12
Explore and learn to play hand instruments from around the world, including the djembe and udu from Africa, congas and bongos from Cuba, darbuka originating from Egypt, cajons from Peru, and more! Each day the students will learn how to create incredible grooves with the other participants and staff. By the last class, they'll come away with an original composition and recording!
Instructor: Sound Formation
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $205 R/$225 NR
15525 M-F, June 10 – 14, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Summer Show Choir

Ages: 8-18
In this Show Choir, participants will learn extensive harmonies, vocal arrangements, and choreography to some of musical theater’s best show-stoppers! Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended.)
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15475 M-F, June 17 – 21, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 8-12
15476 M-F, June 17 – 21, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 13-18
Sorry, these camps have been cancelled

Pop Star Camp 

Ages: 4-12
Unleash your inner pop star with five fun-filled days of singing and dancing to the latest hits! Campers will explore their voices and learn basic choreography. Each day includes break-out sessions where students will collaborate with their friends to work on their pop star image, create a band name, and dress up for their very own photo shoot! Camp ends with an exciting concert where each camper will have an opportunity to perform a solo. Come sing and shine with us!
Instructor: Pop! Arts
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $215 R/$236 NR
15480 M-F, June 24 – 28, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 4-7
15481 M-F, June 24 – 28, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Ages: 8-12

American Idols

Ages: 5-14
This camp is a perfect blend of American Idol, KidzBop, and Glee! This intensive one-week camp will catapult your young performers into the world of stage and vocal performance. Campers will prepare to showcase their talent through solos, duets, group numbers, and choreography.  Students will also receive training in such areas as connecting with the audience from the stage, communicating a song’s message, stage movement, and vocal coaching. Students will show off what they have learned with an informal show for family and friends on the last day of camp.
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $150 R/$165 NR
15473 M-F, July 8 – 12, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 5-9
15474 M-F, July 8 – 12, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 10-14

Rhythm & Percussion with Sound Math™

Ages: 5-12
Explore the amazing connections between math and rhythm. Rhythm includes numerous aspects of math like operations, ratios,factors, symmetry, algebraic thinking, binary numbers, and shapes. The level of math will be tailored to the grade and ability level of each student. We’ll show how to apply math equations into music! A wide variety of professional hand-percussion instruments will be used.
Instructor: Sound Formation
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $205 R/$225 NR
15526 M-F, July 22 – 26, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. (Sorry, this camp is full.)

Beatz: Hip Hop Camp

Ages: 7-16
This summer, come join us for an amazing week of learning the coolest hip hop moves. This camp is for students who want to learn or sharpen their hip hop dance skills! Learn “music video” style choreography and hip hop technique that is age-appropriate, high energy, and fun! Camp will end in a showcase on Friday. Students should come dressed to move (dance shoes recommended).
Instructor: Inspire Theater Company
Location: PACE Center
Fee: $250 R/$275 NR
15477 M-F, July 22 – 26, 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Ages: 7-11
15478 M-F, July 22 – 26, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Ages: 12-16
*Please note the age brackets for this camp have been slightly adjusted*